New Job Park Patroller In British Columbia

Park Patroller
Park Patroller

Park Patroller

Company : City of Burnaby
Salary : $32.52 an hour
Location : British Columbia

Full Description

The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community. With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team. People like you!

If you want to be an important part of keeping Burnaby’s green spaces pristine, and upkeep parks and recreation buildings, then this may be a great fit for you! The City of Burnaby is searching for Park Patrollers who are responsible for supervising and maintaining sites by educating park users with City regulations. A Park Patroller plays an essential role in protecting City Parks and sites by taking appropriate action against activities such as drinking, vandalism, and suspicious loitering. Additional responsibilities include supervising and training parks patrol staff, delivering municipal mail, and performing minor building maintenance and repair duties. In this role, the Park Patroller assesses the condition of sports fields, and may close fields to park patrons to protect the community and prevent further damage, all while resolving routine complaints from patrons and providing excellent customer service. Performs related work as required.

The ideal candidate will possess considerable knowledge of Park facilities and their location, uses, and hours of operations, as well as of the policies, procedures, and park regulations. Qualifications include up to high school graduation, supplemented by related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Sound knowledge of methods and materials, tools and equipment used in minor building repair work. Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions and prepare and maintain non-complex records and reports related to the work. Ability to deal tactfully, diplomatically, and effectively with the public and to establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff. A Class 5 Driver’s License for the Province of British Columbia is required.

Hours and shifts are dependent on operational requirements. We are looking for candidates with availability to work a variety of 8-hour shifts (morning, afternoon, and graveyard), throughout the week.

Pay Rate: $32.52 per hour + 12% in lieu of benefits.

Please apply online at by September 1, 2023.

At the City of Burnaby, we are committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse workforce that authentically mirrors the vibrant community we proudly serve. We consistently embrace diversity and endeavor to build an inclusive workforce that celebrates the richness of our community. We warmly welcome applicants of all genders, ages, ethnicities, cultures, abilities, sexual orientations, and life experiences to join us in shaping a more vibrant and equitable future together.

Please contact People and Culture at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application online.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets will be required at the time of the interview.